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Sep 24, 2010 5:30pm PDT
correspondent savannah guthrie is here with us in our new york studios with more on this to start us off. >> reporter: as is customary in washington, colbert submitted prepared written remarking before his testimony, and they looked straightforward enough. when he sat down to testify, he went off script and into his comedy routine. and not everyone is laughing tonight. on capitol hill today, more evidence of why some americans think washington is a joke. the comedian stephen colbert, was billed as an expert witness on farm labor. and testified in character. >> congresswoman asked me to share my vast experience, spending one day as a migrant farm worker. i'm happy to use my celebrity to draw attention to this important complicated issue, and i certainly hope that my star power can bump this hearing all the way up to c-span1. >> reporter: one congressman initially asked him to leave. >> you run your show, we run the committee. but what do you say to that, stephen? >> reporter: but the testimony went on for several uncomfortable minutes. though not every member gave him undivided attention.
NBC
Sep 24, 2010 11:00pm PDT
. >>> in the bay area first, robbers used sledgehammers and pepper stray in a takeover attack, the likes which police say they have never seen before. >> god in 60 seconds. big city crime hits the town of danville. robbers are with pepper spray and sledgehammers carry out a brazen attack on a home certain. it was so vi lolent, it sent tw employees to the hospital. >> reporter: lisa, danville police said these suspects had to be familiar with this store. from the outside it looks like all they carry is furniture. but these rob berz burst through these door, went right to the jewelry counter and started spraying employees with pepper spray. picking up the pieces, the owner of the home consignment center in danville is cleaning up after a violent home robbery. >> there was the noise of loud booming over all the cases. i didn't know if it was gunfire or glass breaking. >> they quickly figured out the store was being robbed. three people burst into a store while people shopped, sprayed the employees with pepper spray, grabbed some merchandise and wen outside to a waiting van. it all happened in abo
NBC
Sep 24, 2010 8:00pm PDT
concerning to us. >> someone has her. >> then it happened again. >> she needs to come home. >> another teenager on a sunny afternoon. vanished too. >> she's my angel forever. >> angel, now two gone. where were they and was there lank sf. >> there was more of a hope that they were somehow connected. >> tonight the gripping inside story of the disturbing double mystery. >> maybe she's tied up somewhere. maybe she's being held captive. >> who could solve it? >> there's a lot of desperation. >> and who was behind it? >> what type of creature would do this? >> danger was lurking. >> i was shocked. that warning was not listened to. >> and a mother was bracing for a dramatic moment eye to eye with evil. >> what did you ask him? >> two families, two mysteries. two journeys for justice. >> we just have to find her. ? broad daylight. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> good evening and welcome to "dateline." i'm ann curry. the heartbreaking double mystery made headlines across the nation and tonight "dateline" has new details on the story of two teenage girls who both disappeared i
NBC
Sep 25, 2010 6:00am PDT
years ago dr. richard edward lost the use of his hands in a brush fire. now he has a new set of hands after just the third double hand transplant in the united states. we will meet richard edwards and find out how he's doing in a few minutes. >> remarkable story. and live from new york it's "saturday night." 36 seasons. that's amazing. we had a chance to meet with the cast members about the new season. we'll tell you what to expect coming up. >> i left the studio yesterday morning. there was a line of people camping out trying to get into the show. >> they're out there now trying to pick up tickets. >>> first, with the mid-term elections around the corner a look back at the week in politics beginning with political theater. savannah guthrie reports. >> reporter: on capitol hill friday, more evidence of why some americans think washington is a joke. the comedian stephen colbert was billed as an expert witness on farm labor and testified in character. >> congresswoman loffgrin asked me to use my vast experience as a migrant farm worker. i'm happy to draw attention to this issue and i ho
NBC
Sep 25, 2010 7:00am PDT
weekend for you. those of us who live here, with he know that sunshine, even at the beaches, we will have 70s there. as we look out over the south end of the bay, nice start to the day over san jose. the temperatures have been in the 60s for most locations. a couple of 50s in the north end of the bay. mid-50s if that. these numbers are going to quickly rebound and jump up. we have a big ridge of high pressure settling over the bay area, most of the western half of the u.s., from washington down through san diego. there will be a little bit of cooling along. tomorrow's storm, the tail end of it, passes the bay area. all it is going to do is keep us right about where we are today. sunday, very similar to saturday. maybe we will drop into the 60s at the beaches. we will continue with more of the 90s in some of the warmer spots. monday, those 90s you see there will be closer to 100 degrees in some of the warmer spots. concord over to say livermore, you have got a good chance of reaching 100 degrees. we will get those at palm springs and in through the central san joaquin valley. look at san l
NBC
Sep 24, 2010 6:00pm PDT
. stay with us for continuing coverage of the san bruno explosion. we also have a special section on our website, nbcbayarea.com. >> now to a developing story. a federal judge in san jose lifted a moratorium on executions here in california. a ruling that could put a man in the death chamber next week. the next execution is wednesday at san quentin. it would be the first in california since january of 2006, but the judge is giving that condemned inmate an option regarding the procedure. george kiriyama is live with more on this developing story. george? >> reporter: those against the death penalty are furious with the judge's decision to allow the execution to happen. but the judge believes the state made the necessary changes to go forward. federal judge jeremy has given him a choice of how he wants to die. by a single injection or a three-drug method. the judge in the state should give brown another choice. life. >> we are asking that question. why now? why the rush to execute now? the attorney general is rushing this process and creating legal chaos. there is an enormous amount of unc
NBC
Sep 25, 2010 12:35am PDT
older than she's telling us. [ laughter ] that's the only thing i could think of. [ applause ] speaking of "jersey shore," bristol palin is denying rumors that she is dating her "dancing with the stars" cast mate "the situation." [ light laughter ] the weird part is, if "the situation" becomes sarah palin's son-in-law, he'd still have the most normal name of any boy in the family. it's like, "track? trig? jacket? jacket, go over to the situation. situation, watch jacket. get jacket's jacket. trig, track, get over by gore-tex. gore-tex, get" -- [ laughter ] gore-tex. [ cheers and applause ] you guys probably noticed this. yesterday, facebook went down briefly for the second day in a row. it was horrible. i had to walk around in person just going -- "like. like." [ laughter ] "it's complicated." you guys hear about this? apparently back in may, mel gibson's ex-girlfriend agreed to destroy all tape recordings of him in exchange for $15 million. that's right. yeah. this means now that all mel has to do is find a way to destroy the internet, hard drives and everybody's memory. then he's tota
NBC
Sep 24, 2010 5:00pm PDT
the execution. the attorney can ask the ninth u.s. circuit court of appeal to overturn the judge's decision. live in san francisco, nbc bay area news. >> thank you. as that case moves forward, another high profile one is now on hold. the case against the convicted rapist accused of kidnapping jaycee dugard. his attorney brought up concerns about her china's mental state and the judge agreed. garrido and his wife nancy are accused of kidnapping jaycee doing a arrested and holding her captive for 18 years. his attorney insisted faye the suspension is only a minor delay in the case. >> what i want to make really clear is that this is a fundamental fairness issue. it has nothing to do with the defense. that's really importan somebody read that i was claiming a defense. that is not the case. >> the case against garrido's wife has not been halted. >>> serious heat making a big comeback. this week we could be on track to break some weather records. our meteorologist is live with a look at how hot things could get. >> when you know they send the weather person outside to see how hot it will be arou
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